Grasshopper Fudge Cake
Grasshopper Fudge Cake
Pretty streaks of green peek out from slices of white cake topped with hot fudge sauce and creamy whipped topping.
Prep Time: 20 min
Total Time: 1 hr 55 min
Servings: 1 hr 55 min
1 box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ white cake mix
  Water, vegetable oil and egg whites called for on cake mix box
2 teaspoons mint extract
12 drops green food color
2 jars (454 grams each) hot fudge topping
1 container (227grams) frozen whipped topping, thawed
5 drops yellow food color
  • 1 Heat oven to 177°C (163°Cfor dark or nonstick pan). Spray bottom only of 33x23-cm panwith baking spray with flour.
  • 2 Make cake batter as directed on box, adding 1 1/2 teaspoons of the mint extract with the water. Reserve 1 cup batter. Stir 3 drops of the green food color into reserved batter; set aside. Pour remaining batter into pan.
  • 3 Drop green batter by generous tablespoonfuls randomly in 12 to 14 mounds onto batter in pan. Cut through batters with metal spatula or knife in S-shaped curves in one continuous motion. Turn pan one-fourth turn; repeat cutting for swirled design.
  • 4 Bake as directed on box for 33x23-cm pan. Run knife around sides of pan to loosen cake. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 5 Carefully spread fudge topping evenly over cake. In medium bowl, stir whipped topping, remaining 1/2 teaspoon mint extract, remaining 9 drops green food color and the yellow food color until blended. Spread whipped topping mixture evenly over fudge. Store covered in refrigerator.